Health and Social Care SVQ Level 2

Training For Care

Price on request

Important information

  • NVQ
  • Edinburgh
  • Duration:
    Flexible
Description

Important information

Government funding available

Venues

Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Edinburgh
12 - 14 Logie Green Road, EH7 4EZ, Midlothian/Edinburghshire, Scotland
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Course programme

Health and Social Care SVQ Level 2

For new and inexperienced staff requiring SSSC registration

This Health and Social Care SVQ Level 2 course includes a brief tutorial programme to provide a grounding in the principles and theories essential to achieving SVQ 2

Eligibility A minimum of 3 months experience in an adult care setting

Content and Structure The course is divided into two stages. Progression to the second stage requires candidates to have demonstrated during the first stage that they have the ability, job role and support of their workplace to have a realistic expectation of achieving the qualification.

Stage 1 (2 months)
Tutorials: 5 days: introduction to SVQs, underpinning knowledge, and Learning Assistant e-portfolio building

These are the only times that candidates will be required to leave the workplace

Stage 2
(4-6 months)
On-line support

3 workplace observation visits by TfC peripatetic assessor
Awarding body registration and certification
All assessment and internal verification

SQA manuals, TfC learning materials, and award stationery requirements

Workplace Provision of witness statements by appropriate staff members
Inputs Liaison with TfC peripatetic assessor

Respond supportively to the candidate's training needs

Candidate
Availability for workplace visits
Inputs Commitment to written work and private study appropriate to a SCQF level 5-6
Candidates will use the "Learning Assistant" on-line portfolio system (full training will be given)
Tutorial attendance as above

Additional information

Payment options: Fee Under 20s - £275 inclusive of all costs Aged 20 or over - £975 with ILA funding; £1175 without ILA funding (Inclusive of all costs except assessor travel)